These are the new charges and when they will change

Disney+ has made a remarkable addition to its streaming library, adding its first R-rated titles on Friday. (Chris Delmas/AFP via Getty Images)

(NEXSTAR) — More streaming services are raising their subscription prices this year. Disney+, Hulu and ESPN+, all owned by Disney, will become more expensive in the coming weeks, executives announced on Wednesday.

These price increases come as Disney rolls out an ad-supported Disney+ subscription that was announced earlier this year.

The ad-supported subscription will be available from December 8, the same day the prices of most subscriptions to Disney’s three streaming services will rise.

According to a release on Wednesday, Disney+ with ads costs $7.99 per month, the current monthly price of the standard Disney+ subscription without ads. If you prefer Disney+ without ads, that subscription will cost $10.99 per month, or $109.99 per year, starting in early December.

Here’s a breakdown of how much each Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ subscription currently costs and how much it will cost as of December 8.

Plan New price
Disney+ (no ads) $10.99/month, $109.99/year
Hulu (with ads) $7.99/month, $79.99/year
Hulu (no ads) $14.99/month
ESPN+ (with ads) $9.99/month, $99.99/year

The ESPN+ subscription price increase will take effect August 23. Disney announced this change earlier this year. Both Hulu plan price hikes will take effect October 10.

Disney also allows users to bundle these streaming services. Here’s how those plans will change in December:

Plan New price (monthly)
Disney+ and Hulu (with ads) $9.99
Disney+, Hulu and ESPN+ (with ads) $12.99
Disney+ (no ads), Hulu (with ads), and ESPN+ (with ads) (existing customers) $14.99
Disney+ (no ads), Hulu (no ads), and ESPN+ (with ads) $19.99

And here’s how Hulu + Live TV plans will change:

Plan New price (monthly)
Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+ (with ads) $69.99
Disney+ (no ads), Hulu (with ads), and ESPN+ (with ads) (existing customers) $74.99
Disney+ (no ads), Hulu (no ads), and ESPN+ (with ads) $82.99

Disney has not announced whether the costs for student discount plans will change.

This isn’t the first price hike we’ve seen for streaming services this year. Netflix increased its monthly fees in January, with prices increasing by about $1 to $2, depending on the plan. In February, the annual cost of Amazon Prime has risen – this also affects streaming via Amazon.

Netflix will be adding a cheaper ad-supported plan soon, but an official date hasn’t been announced yet. Disney+ was largely the last ad-free platform — in addition to ESPN+ and Hulu, Peacock already offered an ad-supported plan. While Apple’s streaming service has no ads, it does have promotions for its own content.

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